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UK spouse visa document checklist

This article will present you the UK spouse visa document checklist for you to follow so as to ensure that...

2019 FAQs for the UK Spouse Visa

Having an expert UK immigration advisor provides you the tips on approaches to fulfil your spouse visa UK requirements 2019....

Employers are not simply ready for post immigration rule

“Brexit dividend” is the most challenging tasks that are faced by Theresa May’s government. It has been a concerning issues...

The hidden UK spouse visa cost in 2019

If you apply from outside the UK the UK spouse visa cost is £1,523. However, in terms of submitting application...

Immigration Rules Changing in Nov 2019

Immigration Rules will change following the announcement of the statement of changes. We know that the Government has delayed Brexit...

Brexit effects on UK spouse Visa

Brexit is an enormous subject of discussion in many households in Britain at this moment. While Leave campaigners are celebrating,...

Introducing Brexit and how it will affect us

A new word was made – Brexit – which is a short way of saying "the UK leaves the EU"...

Top rated UK immigration Lawyers in London

We are one of the top rated UK immigration Lawyers practising exclusively in immigration into the UK, immigration detention and immigration...

Statement of changes and the impact in late 2019

The UKVI had announced the statement of changes and the following is a summary of the changes: The EU Settlement...

Variety of UK family visa

UK visas: UK visa refers to the authorizing credentials by which people have the rights to enter the UK, remain...

UK spouse visa document checklist

This article will present you the UK spouse visa document checklist for you to follow so as to ensure that you can adequately prove that you fulfil the financial requirements for the UK spouse visa application criteria. Before we dive into the guidelines about UK spouse visa document checklist, it is vital to show the resignation. Advices you find this article does not compose as legal advice. This is just a guideline in order to make sure that your chances of the success of your applications are augmented. For the successful application procedures, you should better book an appointment with one of our consultants at ICS Legal. As legal immigration advisors they shared the information regarding UK spouse visa application. Let’s get started. The required financial documents will have to be the sponsor’s financial income. If the applicant works in his own country, UK home office does not require submitting what he earns but the UK home office is keen to know that sponsor is capable to bear the living cost and other required cost of the applicant. The financial requirement now at present annually is £18,600. UK Spouse Visa document checklist for meeting the Income Requirement – 2019: Relationship...

2019 FAQs for the UK Spouse Visa

Having an expert UK immigration advisor provides you the tips on approaches to fulfil your spouse visa UK requirements 2019. Professional UK immigration advisor will ensure you that your application is complete along with UKVI standards. However, the UK Home Office has not made any drastic change to the spouse visa rules in recent years and not likely to be in the future. The article below will mention some of the questions applicants tend to have regarding spouse visa. What are the UK spouse visa requirements? Applicants are needed to illustrate that they fulfil the demands of financial requirements. Sponsors of applicants must earn £18,600 yearly. Applicants must show that they meet the English language requirements. They should either take IELTS or have their educational qualifications assessed by UK NARIC. The spouse visa application must show that the relationship is original and subsisting. They must have intention to stay together in the future. These credentials are preliminary required to be fulfilled. How long spouse visa will take to process? Home Office is more likely publish result whether the applications has been granted or not within 12 weeks. Applicants have the options of keeping their applications on priority based that puts...

Employers are not simply ready for post immigration rule

“Brexit dividend” is the most challenging tasks that are faced by Theresa May’s government. It has been a concerning issues how the UK will control the immigration after it comes out of the European Union. Most of the employers in the UK are not ready yet for the post Brexit immigration regimen according to research that adds weight to fears of a skills shortage after Brexit. Chartered institute of Personnel and Development, a representative body for HR professionals made a survey of more than 2100 employers that 58% has no idea about the government plans for a post Brexit immigration system and only 7% know about the proposals. Just 17 per cent has fully assessed the impact that European Union restrictions would have on their business and 56 percent feel they do not have enough information to plan their post- Brexit recruitment strategy. The study in conclusion described that employers of the UK are not ready for the introduction of new immigration restrictions. Gerwyn Davies, the CIPD's public policy advisor, said political vulnerability meant organizations were taking a "wait a see aproach" to what is probably going to be a critical drop in EU residents going to the UK after...

The hidden UK spouse visa cost in 2019

If you apply from outside the UK the UK spouse visa cost is £1,523. However, in terms of submitting application from inside the UK spouse visa cost is £1,033. Document Translations When documents are not in English or Welsh, There is required to include translation in the application. Surprisingly, you are not eligible to translate by yourself without taking any assistance from the home office. So, what amount does it cost? Generally speaking, it varies on the amount of documents those are required to be translated. However, if a document is essential to a visa application it will require to get translated. There are a list of credentials that needs to be translated which are following: Marriage Certificate Divorce Certificate Death Certificate Birth Certificate Degree Certificate It will cost about £60 for one page translation and £85 to translate a two-page documents. English language test costs: Not everyone will have to spend their money on English Language Test for their UK visas application. For instance, if you are applying from the country where most of them speak in English, what you require to present is your passport to fulfil the English Language requirement. People who apply from outside the UK...

Immigration Rules Changing in Nov 2019

Immigration Rules will change following the announcement of the statement of changes. We know that the Government has delayed Brexit following the announcement of the Dec 2019 elections. Here is a summary of some of the changes which will take place possibly in January 2020 onward: As part of the new public interest issues, all EEA nationals including their family members will need to meet the new conduct and criminality test, as part of all applications, whether they are lodged as part of the EEA Regulations or the Immigration Law 1971 Act. Permit applications to be lodged by family members of EEA Nationals who hold pre-settled or settled stats under the Immigration Act 1971. There is to be a new point based system to start from January 2021. The Immigration Rules HC395 has incorporated the new Appendix EU which is the new EEA Settlement Scheme. As the new rules are being enforced, it is the wider simplicity of EEA nationals and their family members to lodge appropriate applications once the UK leaves the European Union. As the Brexit has now been delayed post the election and will be in discussion in January 2020, EEA nationals and their family members will...

Brexit effects on UK spouse Visa

Brexit is an enormous subject of discussion in many households in Britain at this moment. While Leave campaigners are celebrating, Remain campaigners and those EEA residents living in the UK that were not able vote are feeling pitiful about the split. There are many ways of effecting UK visa application after Brexit. But it depends whether Britain will wish to stay or leave the EEA common market. It is true that if Britain aspires to run trading with EU then the freedom of movement for the EEA nationals will be continued and much of the visa application process will be remaining the same. This would be really great news for EEA citizens. On the contrary if Britain makes the decision so as to meet their promise undertake control of the borders then the visa application process will look more likely different. In these circumstances EEA nationals will need UK entry visas to remain in the UK in much the same way as non-EEA citizens presently do. Enthusiasm for UK immigration and British citizenship has expanded since the Brexit choice was declared and many visa holders and potential candidates are posing inquiries for example what will occur if they hold a...

Introducing Brexit and how it will affect us

A new word was made – Brexit – which is a short way of saying "the UK leaves the EU" by mixing the words Britain and Exit. However, what does Brexit really mean and in what manner will it influence all of us? The EU is an economic and political union who are involving 28 countries. Every one of these nations pays to be a part and consequently they gain access to special ways of working together. People of these countries can trade with one another and move freely, as if they are living together in one big country. The UK joined in 1973 after World War 2 with the idea if countries work together; they are unlikely to go to war again. However, vote was held on Thursday 23 June 2016 which is to decide if the UK should leave or remain. The leave had wined by 52% to 48%. The referendum turnout was exceptionally high at 72% with more than 30 million voting whereas 17.4 million people stood in the side of Brexit. The 48 percent who wanted to remain in the EU, including previous Prime Minister David Cameron consider that being a member from a 28-country club...

Top rated UK immigration Lawyers in London

We are one of the top rated UK immigration Lawyers practising exclusively in immigration into the UK, immigration detention and immigration appeals. We pride ourselves for not only delivering the exceptional legal services but we are famous for our commitment and loyalty for the ability to find out the innovative solutions for the complex legal issues. Along with all levels of immigration consultancy we do focus on providing you the best legal advice. ICS Legal launched its legal business in 2006 in the United Kingdom to provide the high quality legal services to our clients. ICS Legal aims to build long-term relationships with clients through achieving their desired goals and ambition. Our professional solicitors have more than fifteen years of diverse and inclusive experiences in the areas of UK immigration advice and appeals. Our solution based approach along with deep experience across all the legal sectors makes us one of the most comprehensive law firms. We realize that advising corporate clients not only means to occupy the respective knowledge and communicative abilities but to comprehend each and every states and conditions regarding client’s perspective and credentials. However, by providing legal advices and guidance we help our clients meet their purposes. ICS...

Statement of changes and the impact in late 2019

The UKVI had announced the statement of changes and the following is a summary of the changes: The EU Settlement Scheme is contained in Appendix EU to the Immigration Rules, and it provides the basis for various groups to apply for UK immigration status, which they will require in order to remain here permanently after the UK’s withdrawal from the European Union. In particular, the scheme provides the basis for resident EEA and Swiss citizens and their family members, and the family members of certain UK nationals, to apply for UK immigration status. Some of the existing Immigration Rules relating to the return of certain asylum applicants to safe third countries are drafted with specific reference to the Dublin Regulation and to EU membership. These Rules concern asylum applicants in the UK who have previously travelled through, claimed asylum or have been granted asylum in EU countries. In the event of a no-deal EU exit, these Dublin Regulation provisions will no longer apply to the UK. The Rules change addresses this but ensures continuity of approach, by widening the scope of other third country Rules to deal with these cases. The Tier 1 (Entrepreneur) category is now closed to most initial applications but remains...

Variety of UK family visa

UK visas: UK visa refers to the authorizing credentials by which people have the rights to enter the UK, remain temporarily or permanently there. If you are issued a visa it means you have fulfilled all the requirements that had been given to you and you are eligible to enter the UK as well. However, people want to have the UK visas for different sorts of reasons including work and business purposes, study purpose, transit through the UK to another country and so on. Required documents for UK visas A fulfilled application form Recently taken Photos Valid passport Detailed journey route Payments documents of the UK visa application fees Biometric information is needed if visa is applied for more than six months longer period. Fingerprints and photographs must be submitted to the application centre. Types of UK visa There are six different types of visa including work visas, business visas, study visas, visitor visas, family visa, settlement visas and Transit visa. UK family visas UK family visas allow certain family members to live permanently to the UK who have relatives holding another type of UK visa. There are different types of family visas including spouse visa, unmarried partners, grandchildren, parents...